Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases


Medical News

Will the When-to-Start Discussion Finally End? Free

Results from the START study, released early, support offering ART to all HIV-infected people, regardless of CD4-cell count.

Drug Watch / Vaccine Watch

FDA Approves Isavuconazonium (Cresemba)

Isavuconazonium is noninferior to voriconazole for invasive aspergillosis and has efficacy for invasive mucormycosis.

HIV and ID Observations Blog

EHR and Drug Prescribing Warnings: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly Free

In HIV and ID Observations, Dr. Paul Sax assesses electronic health record drug interaction warnings.


Guideline Watch

New Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines Issued by the CDC

Released by the CDC nearly 2 years after consultation with experts in the field, these guidelines update the previous version, issued in 2010.